|1939 American Championship Car season|
|Series : AAA Championship Car|
|Champion : Wilbur Shaw|
|Previous: 1938||Next: 1940|
The 1939 AAA Championship Car season consisted of three races, beginning in Speedway, Indiana on May 30 and concluding in Syracuse, New York on September 2. There was also one non-championship event in Springfield, Illinois. The AAA National Champion and Indianapolis 500 winner was Wilbur Shaw.
Schedule and resultsEdit
All races running on Oval/Speedway.
|Rnd||Date||Race Name||Track||Type||Pole Position||Winning Driver|
|1||May 30||International 500 Mile Sweepstakes||Indianapolis Motor Speedway||Paved||Jimmy Snyder||Wilbur Shaw|
|2||August 27||Milwaukee 100||Wisconsin State Fair Park Speedway||Dirt||Emil Andres||Babe Stapp|
|3||September 2||Syracuse 100||New York State Fairgrounds||Dirt||Rex Mays||Mauri Rose|
|NC||October 15||Race of Champions||Illinois State Fairgrounds||Dirt||—||Emil Andres|
Leading National Championship standingsEdit
|2||Jimmy Snyder||Thorne Engineering||825|
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